Answers / Protect PDF files
I need to convert word docs into pdf(which I can do) but I need to be able to change the security settings and it won't let me. Do I need a particular program?
Peta Gibson 741 days ago
Hi I'm afraid it's not a free download, you would have to purchase adobe acrobat standard which is around £250. I believe you can add open passwords without purchasing acrobat, but for what you want, you would have to get acrobat.Hope this helps?
How did you create your PDF? And what are you trying to change, is it an open password or a permissions password?
And do you have acrobat?
Sean Mitchell Commented 741 days ago | Report
I had a microsoft word document that I saved as a PDF. When I looked at the security setting it said no security. I need to be able to password protect for changes, not allow copying but allow printing. And to make things even more difficult, I have no idea what it used to change it to PDF, I haven't bought any programs, so I am assuming it is a free download of some sort. Sorry, I am not very computer savvy.
Peta Gibson Commented 741 days ago | Report
Acrobat XI trial
Get the trial now
Manual web links in a pdf
Asked by Gail Larson · no replies
is there a way to auto choose from a combobox based on a choice of a combo box from anothe...
Asked by ted Makalinaw · no replies
How do I add a watermark behind data entry fields?
Asked by Katy Koenen · no replies
Edit text I added
Asked by Karen Ozolnieks · 1 answer
How to apply an .xmp to several pdfs?
Asked by Julie Hines · 1 answer
PDF requires UAC
Asked by Jane Gibbs · 1 answer
Last 30 Days
The Acrobat User Community is where you can connect with Acrobat and Adobe Document Services peers and experts. If you use Acrobat, Reader, FormsCentral or EchoSign, you'll want to take advantage of the many free community resources like tutorials, tips, and Q&A to learn more about Acrobat and document services.